Officer suffers minor injuries in accident

BELLEFONTAINE NEIGHBORS, MO (KTVI) – The Bellefontaine Neighbors Police Department is investigating an incident that involves one of its officers.  The incident happened around 7:15 pm in St. Louis County and crossed into St. Louis city.

Authorities say the officer was struck by a vehicle at Hornsby and Broadway.  The accident started as a call for a disturbance, when the officer’s vehicle was struck by an SUV.

The driver of the SUV stayed on scene and is talking to police.  Police say two other individuals fled the scene are being sought.

The officer suffered minor injuries and refused treatment.

An investigation is ongoing.